As media partner, ARCHIVIBE is delighted to presents WAFVirtual 2020 full programme.
As you know WAF, World Architecture Festival, is the world’s largest annual, international, live architectural event that will take place in Lisbon on the 23-25 June 2021.
As precedently announced, WAFVirtual is a brand-new online event taking place on the 30 November – 4 December 2020 instead. The worldwide architectural community will engage in a week of live content, special prizes, talks, panel discussions and networking opportunities with peers and our WAF partners. Registration is FREE.
A series of talks will discuss pressing international topics including living with pandemics and winning new business in a post-Covid world, as well as looking at the very latest developments in product design, technical innovation, and emerging architects.
Keynote speakers will include: Ben van Berkel of UNStudio, Sir David Adjaye of Adjaye Associates, Anuradha Mathur of University of Pennsylvania, Dilip da Cunha of Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Ralph Johnson and Jean Mah of Perkins&Will, Ole Scheeren of Büro Ole Scheeren, Vicente Guallart of Guallart Architects and Jeanne Gang of Studio Gang.
There will also be coverage of special prizes including the WAF/ PechaKucha ‘Isolation Transformed’ competition, The Architecture Drawing Prize, the GROHE Water Research Prize and The AR Emerging Architecture Awards.WAFVirtual will be hosted by Paul Finch and Jeremy Melvin of World Architecture Festival. Attendees will be able to login to a dedicated online platform to watch sessions, network and connect, ask questions and explore a range of products from our Partners.
WAF is supported by founding partner, GROHE, and headline partners ABB and Miele.
All sessions will be available to watch ‘on-demand’ if you will be unable to watch live.